Electoral politics, with special reference to New Zealand.
At the centre of democracy, political parties and elections are vital parts of determining the shape of society. But how do they work? Do they work well at all? This course provides a critical examination of the role of these institutions in contemporary New Zealand.
|Paper title||New Zealand Political Parties and Elections|
|Teaching period||Not offered in 2023 (On campus)|
|Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD)||$955.05|
|International Tuition Fees||Tuition Fees for international students are elsewhere on this website.|
- 18 100-level POLS points
- Schedule C
- Arts and Music
- An interest in national and international affairs is an advantage.
- Teaching staff
- Dr Chris Rudd
- There is no required textbook or course reader for this paper. Any required readings will be available online.
- Graduate Attributes Emphasised
- Global perspective, Interdisciplinary perspective, Lifelong learning, Scholarship,
Communication, Critical thinking, Information literacy, Research, Teamwork.
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- Learning Outcomes
Students who successfully complete this paper will develop critical thinking and research skills.